Internet Providers in East Barre, VT

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Residential Internet Statistics for East Barre, VT
Internet Providers: 9
Internet Plans: 16
Fastest Speed Available: 1,000 Mbps
Average Plan Price: $56.66

Internet Access in East Barre, Vermont

Information below is based on the FCC's bi-annual coverage reports. We also use direct reporting from providers to further validate that information. Plan, pricing, and other data is collected by our research division. BroadbandNow has collected and verified 221 Internet plans in East Barre since founding in 2014. Speed test data in the graph below is limited to 140 records as of 2021. This gives a snapshot of what some subscribers are getting in the area, but trends low since tests are usually run to diagnose home networking issues.

There is a strong level of competition between providers in East Barre. However, 200 people in the area can't get service from more than one provider. If these residents aren't satisfied with the quality of service, they have to use a less reliable wireless. However, this issue isn't widespread in East Barre. The majority of households have 3-4 Internet options.

Coverage from the biggest companies, Viasat Internet and HughesNet, as a rule, will overlap. As a result, the choice between Viasat and HughesNet is a common one.

Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) as well as Spectrum can also provide coverage in East Barre, with Consolidated performing slightly better in our speed test analysis.

Cable is the main Internet option with coverage in East Barre that residents should consider. For detailed results, enter your zip code into the search tool at the top of this page.

Internet Statistics 2021

200 People Only have access to 1 or fewer wired internet providers available at their address.

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Summary Of Fastest Internet Providers In East Barre, Vermont

Provider Speed Type Time To Download 1 GB
XFINITY from Comcast 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Spectrum 1,000 Mbps Cable 8s
Viasat Internet 100 Mbps Satellite 1m 21s
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) 80 Mbps DSL 1m 42s
HughesNet 25 Mbps Satellite 5m 27s
Topsham Telephone Company 7 Mbps DSL 19m 30s

Summary of Internet Providers Availability in East Barre, Vermont

  • Consolidated - DSL - 89.9% Availability in East Barre - Speeds up to 80 Mbps
  • Spectrum - Cable - 53.1% Availability in East Barre - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Xfinity - Cable - 7.0% Availability in East Barre - Speeds up to 1,000 Mbps
  • Topsham Telephone Company - DSL - 6.1% Availability in East Barre - Speeds up to 7 Mbps
  • Viasat - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in East Barre - Speeds up to 100 Mbps
  • HughesNet - Satellite - 100.0% Availability in East Barre - Speeds up to 25 Mbps

Internet Provider Competition Map For East Barre

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East Barre is the 211th most connected city in Vermont behind Northfield, Montpelier, Barre, Plainfield, and Williamstown.

The “Connected” metric is a citywide average based on FCC data showing the density of broadband options at the census block level.

Approximately 1,000 people in Orange County don't have access to any wired internet.

This statistic is drawn from the population in census blocks not served by at least one wired broadband provider.

Approximately 50% of East Barre residents are serviced by multiple wired providers.

This coverage statistic is based on a mix of FCC and private provider reporting in the past two quarters.

In Orange County, approximately 5,000 people do not have access to 25 Mbps wired broadband.

25 Mbps download and 3 Mbps upload is the minimum speed for an Internet connection to be classified as “Broadband” by the FCC.

Data Caps Around East Barre

Data collected by our research team shows that some of the common ISPs use data caps for their residential Internet plans. Data caps are a public issue because users see them as a strategy for limiting video streaming. Providers insist that they are a reasonable strategy as they struggle to manage network congestion. Either way, the issue is streaming services, which easily eats up one to seven Gigabytes/hr.

Summary Of Internet Providers In East Barre

Provider Type Coverage Speed
VTel Wireless Fixed Wireless 100% 1.5 Mbps
King Street Wireless Fixed Wireless 94.1%+ 1.0 Mbps
Consolidated Communications (Formerly Fairpoint Communications) DSL 89.9%+ 80 Mbps
Spectrum Cable 53.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Cloud Alliance Fixed Wireless 7.1%+ 25 Mbps
XFINITY from Comcast Cable 7.0%+ 1,000 Mbps
Topsham Telephone Company DSL 6.1%+ 7 Mbps
Viasat Internet Satellite 100% 100 Mbps
HughesNet Satellite 100% 25 Mbps
Spectrum Business Cable 9.1%+ 1,000 Mbps
Topsham Telephone Company DSL 7.7%+ 7 Mbps
Comcast Business Cable 2.7%+ 987 Mbps

Compare East Barre to the 5 largest cities in the US

City Average Download Speed Number of Providers Average Cost per Mbps
East Barre 56.3 Mbps 9 $0.34 ( + $0.00 )
New York 415.4 Mbps ( +359.1 Mbps ) 16 ( +7 ) $0.70 ( + $0.00 )
Los Angeles 118.9 Mbps ( +62.6 Mbps ) 17 ( +8 ) $0.25 ( $0.00 )
Chicago 116.2 Mbps ( +59.9 Mbps ) 15 ( +6 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Houston 127.4 Mbps ( +71.1 Mbps ) 23 ( +14 ) $0.27 ( $0.00 )
Philadelphia 127.6 Mbps ( +71.3 Mbps ) 8 ( -1 ) $0.37 ( + $0.00 )